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Juvenile Squirrel

This morning watching out the front door I observed this juvenile squirrel playing and foraging in the yard.  Shot these photos through the window glass.   Eastern Gray Squirrel While …

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Transformation of the Cicada

Transformation of the Cicada is alway a fascinating occurrence hatching out of a hard exoskeleton to flight. I captured this cicada on our back porch near our backdoor along with …

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Blue Jay in the backyard 

Blue Jay in the back yard. Facts Thousands of Blue Jays migrate in flocks along the Great Lakes and Atlantic coasts, but much about their migration remains a mystery. Some …

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Painted Lady Butterfly on a flower

Vanessa cardui is a well-known colorful butterfly, known as the painted lady, or in North America as the cosmopolitan. This butterfly has a strange habit of flying in a sort of screw shape.